Data Spaces Discovery Day Sofia

Business value of sovereign data sharing

Sofia | November 9, 2022

Great event ahead this autumn in Sofia: The Data Spaces Discovery Day, hosted by GATE and IDSA together with partnering organizations and companies from the Bulgarian and European data sharing ecosystem.
The event will bring together data space enthusiasts into an interactive discussion on building blocks and enablers for data spaces, demonstrating the benefits of sovereign data sharing.  
All of these with a particular focus on data spaces for urban environments and their specific challenges, the complex data sharing ecosystems for smart urban mobility, energy use, utility management and public health

VIVACOM Art Hall​
5, ul. Oborushte
Sofia

Agenda:

Welcome address

André Radon
Sylvia Ilieva
André Radon

Alexander Poulev

André Radon

Tania Hristov

Opening

Data spaces from a strategic perspective

Lars Nagel

Introduction to data spaces

Christoph Mertens

Christoph Mertens

Challenges of urban data handling

Keynote

Jan Fritz Rettberg

GATE’s Urban Data Space | Statements | Call to action

Launch event

Sylvia Ilieva

Svetlana Lomeva

Svetoslav Mateev

Coffee break & networking

Social and business benefits of the Urban Data Space

Panel discussion

Antoaneta Ilkova

Nikola Tulechki

Evgenia Doikova

Georgetta Rafailova

Dessislava Petrova-Antonova

Tania Hristova

Data space examples | Part I

Smart City Espoo – development of Otaniemi area

Integrating smart cities into data spaces

City lighting Barcelona

Tuomo Tuikka

Ulrich Ahle

Dandan Wang

Lunch & networking

Data space examples | Part II

Mobility Data Space: Multi-modal mobilty & smart charging station infrastructure

Data sovereignty for healthcare – sharing data and keeping control

Michael Schaefer
Matthijs Punter

The business value of data spaces

Panel discussion

Maria Barros

Gerard van der Hoeven

Joro Penchev

Hristo Chernev

Radoslav Rizov

Coffee break & networking

Sovereign data sharing – the way forward in Europe

Keynote

André Radon

Edward Curry

Thorsten Huelsmann

Thorsten Huelsmann

Next steps, events, skills development, projects, special focus on Data Spaces Support Centre

André Radon

Sylvia Ilieva

André Radon

Lars Nagel

Farwell coffee & nerworking

VIVACOM Art Hall​
5, ul. Oborushte
Sofia

Hosts and co-organizers: